Medical/Health Care

Gender Equality under Renewed Assault, Experts Tell Third Committee amid Calls for Greater Protections against All Forms of Violence

Women’s rights are under renewed attack, while gender-based violence remains deeply embedded in structural inequalities, the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) heard today, as it began its debate on the advancement of women.In opening …

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Cameroon Opposition Leader, Supporters Released

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Hundreds of prisoners, including an opposition party leader, were freed Saturday in Cameroon after Cameroon President Paul Biya ordered a halt to court proceedings against them. Supporters sang and shouted at the Yaounde military tr…